About Estée Lauder Companies
ELC (Estée Lauder Companies) is a global leader in prestige beauty that delights consumers with transformative products and experiences, inspiring them to express their individual beauty.
They are the only company focused solely on prestige makeup, skin care, fragrance and hair care with a diverse portfolio of 25+ brands sold in 150 countries.
Infused throughout their organization is a passion for creativity and innovation; a desire to push the boundaries and invent the unexpected.
The Global Legal Services Legal Counsel will support a team of attorneys and business partners to deliver high quality legal services to the business in collaboration with the ELC Legal team in New York, Panama and the Regions.
This role will be a part of the ELC Global Legal organization and is part of the group responsible for the work related to contracts and dispute resolution and litigation.
Roles and Responsibilities
Support the Legal team in New York, Panama and the Regions
Deliver global legal services relating to dispute resolution and litigation and contracts, through a multi-function shared service model across ELC’s internal and external stakeholders enforcing ELC’s policies.
Draft a variety of contracts relating to the procurement of goods and services, inbound / outbound licensing agreements, intellectual property related agreements, services and consulting agreements, and other commercial agreements
Assist with contract management tools, automation processes and helping on projects
Support other legal activities involving commercial agreements as needed
Position based at Shared Services Center
Cosmetic and / or OTC industry experience a plus
4+ years of legal experience at a reputable law firm and / or legal department of a multi-national company
Experience with information gathering and dispute resolution and litigation
Experience drafting and reviewing various types of contracts, including, but not limited to, intellectual property, procurement and purchase agreements
Experience managing case management tools
Highly organized and detail-oriented
Experience working in a multicultural environment with a diverse workforce
High emotional intelligence, strong interpersonal, communication and relationship-building skills
Strong project management skills
Effectively communicates, exercises good judgment in decision making, and understands complex issues
Strong technical skills with experience in Microsoft Office 365, SAP, Ariba, Serengeti, customer relationship management and workflow management systems
LLM from US is a plus
Please send resume in English.
Thinks Strategically : Takes a broad view of the business, industry, and consumer environment to anticipate and plan for the future.
Identifies the focus and defines where to play, how to win and what capabilities and management systems are required.
Builds Collaborative Relationships : Builds relationships based on trust and respect. Promotes the inclusion of diverse knowledge, skills, and experiences to achieve results.
Demonstrates Learning Agility : Ability to anticipate change, face reality, draw conclusions, and swiftly mobilize to adapt to changing needs and demands.
Drives Creativity / Innovation
Travel time :
Work shift : Monday to Friday Business hours.
Contract-type : Full-Time Permanent.
Location : Position based at ELC’s OneSource Legal Shared Services Center in Costa del Este, Panama.
The Estee Lauder Companies is an equal opportunity employer .